The UCMin is designed to introduce students to the sources and content of the Christian story and message and provides training which emphasises application and articulation of this story and message in the contemporary world including professional and vocational life.
It introduces students to specialist disciplines by which Knowledge of God is applied to guide Christian practice:
- Evangelism & Missiology (EM) and/or
- Pastoral & Church Focused Ministry (PC) and/or
- Developmental Ministry (DM)
The course integrates studies in the Bible and Christian tradition with practical experience and include supervised practice-based learning where appropriate. Through an elective unit, students can synthesise Christian understanding with particular occupational and/or life interest or develop practical ministry skills.
You can study the UCMin in one of two ways:
- Full-time over six months. Attendance is no more than 3.5 days per week.
- Part-time over up to two years.
12cps Old/New Testament Introduction, Biblical Overviews, Christian Thought and History, from the following:
- OT001-512; OT002-512; OT003-512; or
- NT001-512; NT002-512; NT003-512; or
- BB001-512; BB002-512; BB006-512; BB010-512; BB007-612; or
- TH005-512; TH007-512; TH008-512; TH009-512
24cps in Ministry and Practice (EM and/or DE and/or PC)
12cps elective units from any unit field
Units in this course are completed at Level 5 or above.
ATAR: Completion of Year 12 with an ATAR of 65 or above (OP 14 or above); OR
Previous Qualifications: Successful completion of a qualification at AQF Level 5 or above; OR
Demonstrate Academic Suitability for course: Test, Brief Essay, or Interview.
Language Qualifications for NESB: IELTS 6.5 overall with minimum of 6.0 in each subtest OR 10 years in Australia with English being the language primarily spoken both at home and work.
The UCMin is accredited by the Queensland Office of Higher Education and its interstate counterparts as an award of the Australian College of Theology, of which QTC is a member college along with around 20 other colleges nationally. As such, it is a recognised course for the purposes of FEE-HELP (ACT CRICOS provider number is 02650E). The fee for the course is $10,716 per semester for full-time (48cp) domestic students.
Ready to take your next step?
Please contact the QTC Registrar for more details